trifluralin

[trahy-floor-uh-lin]
noun Chemistry.
a selective herbicide, C 13 H 16 F 3 N 3 O 4 , used to control weeds.

Origin:
1960–65; probably triflu(o)r(omethyl)a(ni)lin(e), a chemical component; see tri-, fluoro-, methyl, aniline

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